警報

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
けい
Grade: 6
ほう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Sinitic. Date of borrowing unknown. Compare modern Mandarin 警報 ‎(jǐngbào).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

警報 ‎(hiragana けいほう, romaji keihō)

  1. alarm, alert, warning
    • 1940, 海野十三, 地球要塞:
      室内 (しつない)では、警報 (けいほう)ベルがしきりに ()っている。
      shitsunai de wa, keihō beru ga shikiri ni natteiru.
      Inside, alarms have been going off incessantly.

HyponymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

警報 ‎(gyeongbo) ‎(hangeul 경보)

  1. Hanja form? of 경보, “alarm, warning”.
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